Appendix table 6. The share of research institutes in the R&D expenditure of certain administrative sectors in 2018 1)

Administrative sector R&D funding, EUR Million Goverment research institution Goverment research institution, share %
Ministry of Finance 5.2 3.0 58.0
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry 53.6 52.9 98.8
Ministry of Transport and Communications 18.5 13.5 72.9
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment 491.0 83.6 17.0
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health 69.9 41.7 59.7
Ministry of the Environment 10.4 6.0 57.9
TOTAL 648.5 200.7 31.0
1) The research institutes of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health also include university central hospitals, the Finnish Environment Institute taken into consideration in the administrative sector of the Ministry of the Environment.

Source: Government R&D funding in the state budget 2018, Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.2.2018

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